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Add 10/3 and 3/98

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 3/98

10/3 + 3/98 is 989/294.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 98 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 98 = 294,
    10/3 = 10 × 98/3 × 98 = 980/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 3 = 294,
    3/98 = 3 × 3/98 × 3 = 9/294
  4. Add the two fractions:
    980/294 + 9/294 = 980 + 9/294 = 989/294
  5. In mixed form: 3107/294

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